Composer Salary in the United States

How much does a Composer make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Composer in the United States is $24 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $20 and $28. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

What is a Composer?

A Composer (Latin compōnō; literally "one who puts together") is a musician who is an author of music in any form, including vocal music (for a singer or choir), instrumental music, electronic music, and music which combines multiple forms. A Composer may create music in any music genre, including, for example, classical music, musical theatre, blues, folk music, jazz, and popular music. Composers often express their works in a written musical score using musical notation. Many composers are, or were, also skilled performers of music....

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Composer in the United States. The average hourly rate for Composer ranges from $20 to $28 with the average hourly pay of $24. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $20 to $28 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $24.

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